Composed Studies E-book: Rook Endgames R+2P vs R

  Defending a farther advanced pawn with a rook from the side is even more disadvantageous because White then does not have the tactical threat of promoting a pawn into a queen, which we saw in the previous two examples. Positions with the rook on the inside are preferable because placing it in the intersection…

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GM Vlatko Kovacevic

Vlado Kovacevic is a chess grandmaster and an endgame expert. He very successfully competed on the national team. From 2000 – 2004, he acted as selector of the Croatian Men’s national team. He is also a well-known chess author.